Article written by teflon.
Published on 26/01/2013 at 11:00 AM.
Iâ€™ve had a short break as Iâ€™ve been a bit swamped with coursework. Totally my fault, Iâ€™ve had it since September but typically left it until the last weekend to do! So thanks to Steven and Tef for covering for me.
Anyway, the world has kept spinning and so has TSA, so letâ€™s get on with this weeks Community Round-up!
Starting off with the Meets, tomorrow sees Teflon’s F1 2012 meet at 4pm, featuring a 50% race distance of Melbourne. Coincidentally, thereâ€™s only 48 days left until FP1 at Albert Park. Is it obvious Iâ€™m really bored in the off-season?
Monday night sees the usual GT5 meet at 7PM hosted by Manorhowze, while Forrestâ€™s second DiRT Showdown meet takes place at 8pm on Tuesday. Keep your eyes peeled for the usual meets like BF3, or you can create your own Meet provided you have 250 TSA points.
Kicking off the reviews and previews is Alâ€™s 6/10 review of The Cave, a good game with a few too many flaws to rate higher. Meanwhile, Aran gives us his impressions of Dead Space 3, and Tuffcub went hands on with Tomb Raider’s Multiplayer; something which has caused quite a stir recently, but luckily sounds pretty good!
From the blogs, Kris questionedÂ the importance of being challenged, while Alex tookÂ a final Journey through the desert. Tuffcub shared his thoughts on why all AAA games insist you have forgotten that â€˜X means jumpâ€™, and talks “Whippet RAM”, when it comes to his own specially cultivated Next Gen rumours.
Similarly,Â Al has a laugh with some In App Purchases we really wouldnâ€™t want to see in games, following the news Dead Space 3 will contain them. But on a slightly more serious note, Aran takes a moment to reflect on what is news?
Colinbarr sent in his gaming rig for the ChronicleÂ last Sunday, whilst the WeView Verdict for XCOM: Enemy Unknown resulted in an unanimous verdict of buy it,Â beforeÂ Assassins Creed 3 took the hot seat in this week’s edition. Tuffcub’s Trailer Park is chock full of videos once more, as the ever reliableÂ Greg delivers What We Played #89 and we finish off with the usual Podcast.
The Forums have definitely been a bit more lively, letâ€™s hope it continues throughout the whole year! Letâ€™s take a look at whatâ€™s been going on then:
- Youles spots a well known TSAâ€™er in Greggs.
- Hanny finds a thread on reddit full of anonymous confessions.
- After previously asking for tips for his interview, Fillip2k got the job, so congratulations to him are very much in order.
- Bunimomike asks if anyoneâ€™s had a strange job?
Thatâ€™s it for this week. I hope you all have a good weekend, Iâ€™m especially looking forward to the new series of Top Gear starting tomorrow night! Have a good week too and Iâ€™ll see you all next time!
- This post saw the return of Gazza to the keyboard to write the round-up.